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#7 – Is there a doctor on board?

An orthopedic surgeon, a collapsed lung and a bottle of cognac were all on a flight.. Today’s show may sound like a setup for a joke, but for Professor Angus Wallace this journey was no laughing matter, at least until now.

Professor Angus Wallace: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angus_Wallace

Article on incident: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2626355/

#6 – ..and then you win

Ever wonder how to get that amazing product idea you have out of your notebook and into the OR? In the first of our Surgeon Inventors series we talk to Professor Ofer Levy, orthopedic surgeon and inventor of the Verso Shoulder reverse shoulder system. Professor Levi takes us through his journey from idea to product launch, highlighting challenges and successes along the way.

Mr Ofer Levi bio: https://www.berkshireindependenthospital.co.uk/specialists/orthopaedics/prof-ofer-levy

Verso Shoulder: http://www.idorth.com/